Friday, May 07, 2021

Top 10 Chicken Breeds That Lay The Largest Eggs

Believe it or not, chicken eggs are quite scientifically classified…and most people will be surprised to know that it’s not so much size that denotes Pee-wee’s classifications through Jumbo, but weight.

Weight is pretty much down to the ounce—six ounces set apart small from large and large from jumbo.  Precise weight measuring is how grocery stores determine which eggs go in which cartons and get charged what prices.

As documented by the Egg Safety Center, this chart shows different sizes and classifications of chicken eggs.

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